Mrs. Somebody Somebody
1. Which of the characters in this book do you identify with most? Why? Which characters would you want to spend more time with?
2. A character from one story often reappears in another, as do objects such as the red-striped music box. How do the reappearances of characters and things affect your emotional...
“A rare achievement . . . Winn’s characters struggle with unexpected losses and damaging habits . . . always questioning the hard truths that hold them in place.”—Atlantic Monthly
“When characters are brought to life with such vibrant nuance, they continue to live far beyond the page.”—Thisbe Nissen, author of Osprey Island
“Fans of literary fiction will savor Winn’s powerful debut.”—People, four stars
“Excellent . . . high on the list of must-read story collections.” —Publishers Weekly, starred review